Galway native Daryl Horgan whose star continues to rise after being called up to the Republic of Ireland squad.

Call up to Irish squad shows talent of local soccer star

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon IT may not quite have been Stuttgart in ’88 or Genoa in 1990 or the Giants Stadium in ’94 but the Republic of Ireland’s historic 1-0 victory over Austria in...
The Charioteers, who take to the road for Pieta House, pictured in Pearse Stadium last Saturday. Back row: Lisa Porter, Noel Kelly, Aoibhinn Moynihan, Caoimhe Moynihan, Michael Larkin (Galway Hurling Committee Chairperson), Padraic Cawley (main sponsor), Eamonn Gilligan and John Hanbury (Galway hurler). Front row: Joe Burke (Pieta House), Brendan Ruddy, Cian Larkin, Damien Ryan, Keeva Ryan, Rory Moynihan, Shauna Burke (Galway senior camogie player) and Donna Burke (Pieta House). Photo: Andrew Downes, Xposure. Inset: The Charity Chariot.(Missing from picture are Audrey Slevin and Aimee Flaherty),

Charity Chariot is taking to the roads for a good cause

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon IT was a sad day when the ‘General Liam’ was laid to rest. He had been a good, faithful servant and, although prone to the odd breakdown, he was never...
Former Galway ladies football star and Annaghdown's spiritual leader, Fiona Wynne, who, nine years after retiring from the game, will line out for her club in this Sunday's All-Ireland intermediate club final at Parnell Park.

The comeback women who is Annaghadown’s driving force

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon WHEN Annaghdown native Fiona Wynne retired from club football in 2007, she thought that was it. She had few regrets. As playing careers go, she had achieved more than many,...
West Karate Club and West Wheelchair Karate Club celebrate their massive medal haul at the World Championships with a celebration night in the Menlo Park Hotel recently. Also in attendance was Deputy Mayor Mike Cubbard. Photo: Stan Shields.

Galway Karate Club sweeps the boards at World Championships

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon West Karate Club – and, indeed, its sister club, West Wheelchair Karate – is on a high at the moment and who could blame them having taken home 67 medals,...
Oughterard RFC President Norman Deacy pictured with the Bobby Deacy Memorial Cup, named after his late father, which Oughterard and his home club Galwegians compete for at various age grades annually.

Oughterard RFC bursting at the seams with new recruits

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon One of the fastest growing rugby clubs in Connacht – and, perhaps, the country – Oughterard RFC are now planning the next phase of their development in order to cater...
Galway United manager Shane Keegan: "I think we played better on at least four or five occasions before Friday or Monday but it was just that luck had gone against us time and time again in those previous games."

Keegan hails side’s spirit as wins turn season around

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon They say a week is a long time in politics. It would appear in sport, however, that saying is more applicable to a Bank Holiday Weekend. For in the space of...

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